Inaugural Address as Governor

April 24, 2014

Title: Inaugrual Address as Governor Date: January 2, 1919 Location: Boston, MA Context: Coolidge delivers his inaugural address as Governor of Massachusetts to the State Legislature. You are coming to a new legislative session under the inspiration of the greatest achievements in all history. You are beholding the fulfilment of the age-old promise, man coming into his own. You […]

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The Genius of America

April 24, 2014

Title: The Genius of America Date: October 16, 1924 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: a speech delivered to a delegation of foreign-born immigrants from the White House re-enforcing the values practiced on American soil (Original document available here) The members of this delegation, whom I have much pleasure in receiving, are all American citizens who chance to have been […]

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